Eagle Society Overview
Queen of the Mississippi Dining Room
The Eagle Society of American Cruise Lines is our way of recognizing returning passengers and providing them with a more personalized and enhanced cruise experience. Membership in the Eagle Society will offer passengers a higher level of service as well as unique opportunities, privileges, discounts and upgrades.
Eagle Society members will also receive invitations to company events and exclusive sailings.

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Eagle Society Benefits 

Passengers Onboard Mississippi Queen River Boat Cruises
●  Complimentary standard shore excursions after having taken three cruises. After your third cruise you will never have to pay for standard shore excursions again.

 Special gifts waiting onboard your next cruise

 Complimentary 11thcruise. After you cruise 10 times, your 11th cruise will be free

 Special invitations to Eagle Society cruises and select sailings

 Eagle Society luggage tags and name tags

 Special Eagle Society-only savings and promotions

  Hometown VIP Access: When a ship is in port near a member's hometown, American Cruise Lines extends an invitation to come aboard for lunch or dinner.
  Non Guest Visitation and Dining: When in port, members may invite friends or family aboard for a tour of the ship or to join them for meals.
Eagle Society Cruises 
Dubuque lock and dam on Queen of the Mississippi upper river cruises
Each year, in addition to the many amazing cruises offered, American Cruise Lines dedicates several cruises to the Eagle Society. These special cruises offer a unique experience that goes above and beyond what may typically be provided during a cruise. Special features of these cruises include shore tours which take you behind the scenes at museums and an Eagle Society reception that is hosted by company executives at a historically significant venue. For more information, please speak with a cruise specialist today.
Cruise Itinerary
Cruise Highlights
New England Islands Cruise
aboard American Star

June 28, 2014 - Nearly Sold Out
August 15, 2015
Tea & Tennis Tour at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, RI.  Enjoy a behind the scenes guided tour of the museum and grounds followed by tea in the café overlooking the historic horseshoe court.

Guest Speaker: Charlie Petrocci
Southeast Alaska Cruise 
aboard American Spirit

July 5, 2014
July 11, 2015
Experience the magic of a Leikarring Dance performance at the historic Sons of Norway Hall in St. Petersburg, AK. This exclusive performance will be complimented by local desserts and hors d'oeuvres.

Guest Speaker: Todd Weber
Columbia and Snake Rivers
aboard Queen of the West

August 30, 2014
May 2, 2015
Revel in the scenery of the Columbia River Gorge as you enjoy either a special visit and wine tasting at the award winning AniChe Cellars Vineyard or a spectacular tour at Multnomah Falls, with special reception for the Eagle Society.

Guest Speaker: Todd Weber

New Orleans Round trip
aboard Queen of the Mississippi

December 13, 2014
March 21, 2015
Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and afternoon reception at the famous Houmas House Plantation. Guests will be treated to locally selected hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.
Historic South & Golden Isles
aboard Independence

March 14, 2015
Join us for an exclusive tour of the famous Metts-McNeil House in Savannah, GA. Built in 1907, this 10,000 square foot mansion has magnificent views of the Forsyth Fountain and the perfect venue for a Southern-Style Eagle Society event.

Guest Speaker: Charlie Petrocci
Great Rivers of Florida
aboard American Glory

April 11, 2015
Enjoy an narrated boat tour along Amelia Island's salt marshes, wilderness beaches, and historic riverbanks. Passengers will also be treated to local refreshments and delicacies, including the renowned pink shrimp.

Guest Speaker:
Harold Cones

The Ohio River
aboard Queen of the Mississippi

July 25, 2015
Experience the picturesque waterways of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers on the Queen of the Mississippi paddle wheeler from Cincinnati, OH to St. Louis, MO to channel your inner historian or baseball fan.

Upper Mississippi River Cruise
from St. Louis to St. Paul

aboard Queen of the Mississippi

October 17, 2015

Experience the land of sprawling nature preserves, unique wildlife, and vivid American towns that brings the writings of Mark Twain to life from influences of an earlier time of life on the river.

Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
aboard American Spirit

October 24, 2015

Starting in Seattle, embark on an exploration of the hundreds of islands, many of which are uninhabited and are between Canada’s Vancouver Islands and the U.S. mainland, while seeing one of the most majestic and intriguing cruising grounds in the world.

How to Join the Eagle Society 
Mississippi Riverboat Lounge
The first opportunity to join the Eagle Society will arrive as an invitation in the mail after your first cruise. If you are already a past passenger and would like to join, you can do so onboard your next cruise or by calling a cruise specialist and requesting an invitation.